August 2022

Jury convicts former golf instructor of sexual abuse of a minor Aug 30, 2022

People v. Kwangson Kim

On August 29, 2022, a jury found Defendant Kwangson Kim, guilty of continuous sexual abuse of a minor as well as an additional three counts of lewd and lascivious acts on a minor.

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SCAM ALERT: EDD PHISHING TEXT Aug 24, 2022

Beware of any text messages you receive from unknown senders.

Residents may have received texts claiming from scammers who pretend to be EDD or Bank of America in an attempt to trick people into giving up personal information by text message.

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ALAMEDA COUNTY DA ANNOUNCES CHARGES IN OAKLAND’S LITTLE SAIGON Aug 12, 2022

Defendant Major Willis Charged with Felony Murder During a Carjacking

OAKLAND, CA -- The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office announces that Defendant Major Willis has been charged with the murder of Mr. Kon Woo Fung, near Little Saigon of Oakland.

On July 17, 2022, around 11:00 a.m. at the intersection of E. 22nd Street and 13th Avenue in Oakland, Mr. Fung, 52, an Uber driver, was waiting in his car when he was approached by two individuals. The two individuals ordered him out of his car. When he did not, a shot was fired, striking Mr. Fung. He died from his injuries.

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PEOPLE VS LESTER WALLACE JR. Aug 1, 2022

A jury found Defendant Levester Wallace Jr. guilty of felony domestic violence causing injury and felony false imprisonment by violence.

On February 25, 2019, Jane Doe returned home after a night out with her cousins. When she got home, Defendant Wallace grabbed her by the hair and demanded her phone and whereabouts. Defendant released her but followed her into the bedroom closet where he punched her in the head and strangled her to the point that she almost lost consciousness.

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